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Local Organics Food Hub

Local Organics Food Hub is an incredible example of the far-reaching impact food hubs can have on household food access, community food skills and knowledge and farm viability through the creation of direct connections and relationships between urban residents and local farmers. Like many good things, it started small in 2010 as a Melbourne collection […]

Food Connect Brisbane

 ‘At Food Connect we all share the risk. Our farmers jump out of bed excited, city folk get great produce, and that creates real community.’ Food Connect Brisbane is based on the principles of Community Supported Agriculture. Food is sourced directly from local farmers, delivered each week to the food connect ‘homestead’ for each city, […]

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Food Connect Sydney

We want to excite Sydney society with opportunities to take positive action that will help improve social outcomes for our urbanised and rural communities Food Connect Sydney’s delivers seasonal boxes of sustainable produce direct from local farmers. They pay farmers a fair price, build community and make real food available to city folk. The farmers […]

Casey Food Hub

The City of Casey, in Melbourne’s South-East, is striving to address the needs of a rapidly expanding urban population while offering new opportunities for highly productive farms and farmers close-by. The City of Casey is 35 km south-east of the Melbourne CBD and contains some of Australia’s ‘most fertile and valuable agriculture areas’ (City of […]

The STOP Community Food Center

Increasing access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds health and community and challenges inequality The Stop holds a key focus of social justice, and strengthening community through capacity building and training. As a Social Enterprise they aim to increase community access to healthy food with an eye on the future, they […]